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Work Placement - Boots Inspiration Programme

Job description

What will the Work Inspiration Programme give me?

We are offering a fantastic opportunity to complete a week’s work experience at our
Support Office in Nottingham. This is a great chance to develop your skills, grow your confidence, learn about the world of work and find out more about our global organisation. You will gain a breadth of experience during your time with us and this will provide you with a better understanding of the direction you want to take your career.

We are holding two week-long work experience programmes as out lined below:

Week 1: For 14 -16 year olds only Monday 24th June to Friday 28th June
Week 2: For 17– 19 year olds only Monday, 1st July to Friday, 5th July


What will you be doing on the programme?

- Receive inspirational talks from some of our leaders
- Have the opportunity to participate in some fun and interactive group activities
- Take part in a business challenge
- Gain a real insight into some of our business areas and see how they operate

This could be your chance to gain work experience in one of the following areas;

IT, Finance,nE-Commerce & Digital Operations, Pharmacy Operations, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Public Relations (PR), Human Resources, Global Brands - Science, Global Brands, Global Brand Marketing, Global Brand - Finance and Opticians.


  • Apply by: 01/05/2019
  • Company: Boots
  • Pay: N/A
  • Working times/day: Full week placement
  • Location: Nottingham Support Office, Nottingham, NG7 2TS
  • Job type: Work placements
  • Job sector: Business/Professional
  • Employers reference: INTINSP2
  • Listing date: 01/05/2019

How to apply

To apply, please do so at the following link:

Please note - Placements are open to all students at Vision West Nottinghamshire College, this may result into the placement being allocated; the work placement team will be able to let you know if this placement has been fully allocated.

Once your work placement has been confirmed, and start & end dates have been agreed with your employer. Please follow the steps below in order to process you work placement application.

Step 1 - Complete the work placement application form on the work placement connect app, or complete a self-placement form, the form can be found here. This will advise the work placement team you have a confirmed work placement.

Step 2 - The work placement team will seek authorisation confirmation from your progress mentor, and then the health and safety documentation will be completed for you to start your placement.

Step 3 - The work placement team will then send you, your progress mentor and the employer an email to confirm your work placement is ‘ Ready to Go’. You MUST NOT START YOUR WORK PLACEMENT, until you have received the confirmation email.

A parental consent form must also be signed and passed to your progress mentor before you go on placement.

If you have questions or need any support with your work placement applications, please email or call into Room 103 at Derby Road or see your Employability and Work Placement Coordinator at Station Park, Engineering Innovation Centre or Create.

We encourage you to secure your work placement as soon as possible. The deadline to have a placement agreed is Friday 14th Dec 2018.

Good luck and remember to ask your employer on completing your placement if you can add them as a new reference on your CV!

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